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Lightfoot House, St Chad's College

A Grade II Listed Building in Elvet and Gilesgate, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.773 / 54°46'22"N

Longitude: -1.5748 / 1°34'29"W

OS Eastings: 427448

OS Northings: 542089

OS Grid: NZ274420

Mapcode National: GBR KFF7.VT

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S989

Entry Name: Lightfoot House, St Chad's College

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160313

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110310

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (East side)

No. 20 (Lightfoot House, St Chad's College)




House, now college. Late C17. Brick of varying bonds, with painted ashlar
dressings and plinth; roof not visible. Three storeys, two windows. 6-panel door
at left in architrave with pulvinated frieze and cornice. Flat brick arches
and projecting stone sills to sashes with glazing bars. 16-pane on ground and
first floor. Header-course lintels to three blocked second-floor windows. Moulded
brick floor-level strings; dog-tooth eaves cornice. Boot-scraper and coal chute.

Interior: stair has wide grip handrail on 2 turned balusters per tread;
handrail and panelled dado are ramped; patterned tread ends.

Listing NGR: NZ2744942088

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